Crime Scene Photography · Ohio · Serial Killers

The possible first victim of the Cleveland Torso Murderer is found

September 5, 1934 Cleveland, Ohio A woman’s lower torso and upper thighs are found on the shore of Lake Erie The woman’s body was found in a rough and reddened, suggesting chemicals had been applied to her skin. Her head was never found, and because of this, she has never been identified. She was dubbed… Continue reading The possible first victim of the Cleveland Torso Murderer is found

California · Crime Scene Photography

Director found dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, though some suspect murder

September 5, 1932 Beverly Hills, California Paul Bern dies in an apparent suicide Bern was an acclaimed Hollywood director, screenwriter, and producer. He also had a live-in common-law wife, Dorothy Millette, before she was committed to a sanitarium for various mental and emotional illnesses. Bern later met actress Jean Harlow at a movie premiere in… Continue reading Director found dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, though some suspect murder

Today in Horror History

Today in Horror History: September 5

Birthdays: Michael Keaton (September 5, 1951), who starred in Beetlejuice (1988), White Noise (2005), and RoboCop (2014). Keaton in Beetlejuice Rose McGowan (September 5, 1973), who starred in Scream (1996), Devil in the Flesh (1998), Phantoms (1998), The Last Stop (2000), The Killing Yard (2001), “Charmed,” The Black Dahlia (2006), Death Proof (2007), Planet Terror… Continue reading Today in Horror History: September 5